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Contact DOC

For General DOC and Inmate inquiries, call the DOC Information Line at:
718-546-1500 (open from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm).
You can call 311 24 hours/ 7 days a week.

For an Inmate medical emergency, call CHS - NYC Health + Hospitals :
347-774-7000  (open 24/7)

If you are a Reporter, or calling for any Media Inquiries:
Call the Department of Correction Public Information Office at (718) 546-0631.

Mailing Address:
New York City Department of Correction
75-20 Astoria Blvd.
East Elmhurst, NY 11370


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